Category: Education

Accra Aca ’85 Group Gives To Alma Mater

Accra Aca ’85 Group Gives To Alma Mater

The 1985 year group of the Accra Academy Senior High School has officially handed over a rehabilitated multi-purpose interact square to the school at a brief ceremony at the school. The facility was jointly funded by the Speaker of Parliament Mr Doe Adjaho , Nana Akuako and the 1985 year group at the sum of GH¢38,000. 0emailprint

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Place Premium On Vocational Education

Place Premium On Vocational Education

Dr Martin Amoah, Dean of the Faculty of Technology and Vocational Education, University of Education, Winneba (UEW) has stated that the technical and vocational education in the county is beset with unclear line of progression. This, he said, had come about because there were no equivalences established between technical and vocational education programmes and general education programmes.

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Show Interest In Safety Of Wards

Show Interest In Safety Of Wards

Commander of Police for Dodowa in the Shai Osudoku District of the Greater Accra region, SUPT. Kwasi Ofori, has advised parents to show considerable interest in the safety of their wards both at home and in school. He said even though the police was on top of security, it was important parents complemented the police by reporting suspicious persons and […]

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Focus On Core Mandate

Focus On Core Mandate

The Executive Secretary of the National Inspectorate Board (NIB), Dr. George Mawuse Afeti, has urged Principals of Colleges of Education to focus to their core mandate of training quality teachers for the country. He said with the passage of the law making colleges’ tertiary institutions, it was important that their focus should be more on training rather than imitating programmes […]

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St. Kizito SHS Honours American Peace Corps

St. Kizito SHS Honours American Peace Corps

The Mepe St Kizito Senior High School in the North Tongu District has honoured an American Peace Corps, Ms Pamela Bortoletto, for her outstanding contribution to the development of the school. The American who taught general knowledge in art at the school for three years mobilised resources to furnish the school’s science laboratory.

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Training Course To Upgrade Skills Of Journalists End

Training Course To Upgrade Skills Of Journalists End

A 13-week scholarship course in leadership and communication targeted at equipping journalists to meet the changing trends in journalism has ended in Accra. The course organised by the Knutsford University College, an affiliate of the University of Ghana seeks to encourage journalists to be ethical in their profession. It also sets the pace for journalists from the various media houses […]

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Panfokrom Community Development Institute Holds Graduation

Panfokrom Community Development Institute Holds Graduation

The Panfokrom Community Development, Vocational and Technical Institute held its graduation ceremony over the weekend. In all, 150 students graduated after offering courses in  Fashion and Beauty Culture, Home Management, Plumbing, Graphic Design, Building and Construction, Mechanical Engineering, Auto Mechanics, ICT (Soft and Hardware) and Batik Tie and Dye. Alhaji Baba Jamal, Deputy Minister of Local Government and Rural Development […]

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Harness Positive Talents In Children

Harness Positive Talents In Children

Mr. Jacob H. Attafuah Director, Evergreen Montessori Preparatory International School, Kasoa in the Central Region has stressed the need for parents to identify and harness positive talents of their children and to help them develop. He said, most parents tend to ignore little positive talents their wards have, and rather direct them towards much difficult ones which go against the […]

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Invest In Human Capital Development.

Invest In Human Capital Development.

Professor Donwini Dabire Kuupole, Vice Chancellor, University of Cape Coast, has called for continuous investment in human capital development to help sustain a healthy economic growth and a sound social system. Prof Kuupole said, human capital development should be all embracing to cover acquiring scientific and technological knowledge and entrepreneurial skills, and imbibe good values and ethics and organisational culture.

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Ministry Of Education Gives Green Light To Webster Varsity

Ministry Of Education Gives Green Light To Webster Varsity

The Ministry of Education has approved the establishment of Webster University’s long-awaited new campus in Accra, following a rigorous review. The University is now in the process of securing approval for the Ghana location from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). Since 1925, Webster University has been accredited by HLC, a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools […]

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